Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Pleasant Mountain, ME
Trails: Firewardens Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, December 15, 2018
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Small lot at trailhead is cleared - room for 6 cars 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Ice - Blue, Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: One small crossing easy hop 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Two blowdowns 3/4 mile in - one with path around and one duckunder, another blowdown just before junction with bald peak trail with a herd path around. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Easy canine hike, met two today 
Bugs: Actually saw a mosquito out and about! 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Found - a pair of cross country ski poles LL Bean 155 cm - brought them back down to trailhead and left at the kiosk 
Comments: A good warm up hike before the winter. Lots of boot traffic so track is a bit rough with minor post holing but packed down enough to bear weight - so boots are fine. Mix of frozen granular and packed snow - softening a bit in the afternoon. There are a few stretches of ice that can be avoided or easily handled with light traction. Nice views as always up top. Bald peak trail was broken out though not consolidated - lots of traffic up the ledges trail so I assume it is also hard packed.  
Name: Brian from Maine 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2018-12-16 
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